Summerville, SC 
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Job Description


The Technician is responsible for installation and service of alarm systems according to industry standards.

Essential Job Duties:

  • Installs and services customer's alarm systems
  • Evaluates space to be monitored for proper security coverage
  • Trains customer on proper use of alarm system
  • Completes continuing education programs and training on new technologies and products
  • Maintains safe work practices
  • Maintains appropriate inventory level in vehicle

Other Duties:

* Perform other duties as assigned

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities:

  • Problem solving skills
  • Ability to manage time effectively and efficiently
  • Ability to multi-task various projects
  • Ability to effectively communicate with project stake holders
  • Regular reasonable and reliable attendance

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • Possess valid driver's license
  • Must read and write in English
  • Eligible to work in the U.S. without sponsorship

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Alarm industry experience
  • Electronic training
  • Knowledge of alarm systems including burglary, fire, access, video, etc.
  • Knowledge regarding the products and services of ADS and vendors. (DMP & Honeywell)
  • Knowledge of Code Compliance requirements with regard to licensing, permitting and compliance with adopted city, state & national codes & standards
  • Knowledge of system programming standards

Physical Demands:

  • Ability to operate computer, phone and other office equipment as needed
  • Ability to read, write, speak, hear, see, think, communicate, concentrate, learn, and work
  • Ability to lift/carry up to 50 lbs repeatedly during work hours
  • Ability to climb up and down ladders and/or step stools repeatedly during work hours
  • Ability to sit/stand for long periods of time during work hours
  • Ability to work in small and confined dark spaces such as crawl spaces, attics, etc.
  • Ability to work in a wide range of temperatures (indoor/outdoor)
  • Ability to travel up to 75% of the time between job sites and customer locations
  • Ability to perform the essential functions of the position with or without reasonable accommodation

ADS Security is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
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